PokerTournamentWinners2017 35 web    Woonsocket American Legion Post 29 held their first Texas Hold ‘em Poker Tournament on April 1. Congratulations to the winners, pictured left to right: first place – Liz Swenson, third place – Daylyn Baysinger and second place – Tyler Klumb. The next tournament will be scheduled this fall.

CC landscaping 35 web    Members of the Woonsocket Community Club is working on a landscaping project for the new Event Center addition on the corner of Dumont Avenue and Highway 34 in Woonsocket.
The crew moved all the landscape edges back in towards the addition, planted three new trees and tilled and reseeded the lawn. Flowers and rock will be put in around the building, as well.
Pictured, Soop Baysinger, Gay Swenson, Georgia Bennett and David Swenson work on the project over the weekend.

Derek Foos beat Jason Coenen, current Sanborn County Deputy Sheriff, 41 votes to 14, in the Woonsocket City Council election last Tuesday, April 11.
Thirty-five percent of the voters in Ward III voted.
Foos will take over the vacant seat left by long-time city councilman Dick Regynski, who served for 20 years.